Sarita Jenamani (India/Austria) was born in Cuttack, Odisha, and studied Economics and Management Studies in India and Austria. She writes in English, Hindi as well as in her mother tongue, Odia. Having three books of poetry to her credit, she has been published in a number of anthologies, and has received many literary fellowships in Germany and in Austria. Sarita is the general secretary of the Austrian chapter of PEN International and the co-editor and publisher of the bilingual magazine Words and Worlds. She lives in Vienna.